Admission into doctoral/PhD programmes with international educational background

Admission into doctoral/PhD programmes is conditional on the successful completion of a relevant Master's programme or other equivalent degree programme at a recognized Austrian or foreign post-secondary institution.

Please include the following original (or certified copies) documents with your application:

Additional, copies of the required documents need to be submitted.

  1. Completed Applicationform  
  2. Evidence of previous studies (bachelor degree, master degree, diploma)
  3. Transcripts stating subjects, marks, ECTS
  4. Confirmation of assistance
  5. CV

Further information:


Admission to the doctoral program is handled by biotop(at) For further information go to Application for admission to the course can only be submitted to Study Services after the student has been accepted.

Application for Admission

PhD PROGRAM "International Graduate School in BioNanoTechnology (IGS-BioNanoTech)"

Applications should be sent to Prof. Erik Reimhult. Only applications backed by secured funding or when there is an open call are welcome. Detailed information can be found at

Application form

BOKU Doctoral Schools

The admission into doctoral studies in BOKU Doctoral Schools is processed by the DocService (Email: After acceptance into the Doctoral School the application for admission to doctoral studies has to be submitted to the Study services. The application form will be provided by the DocService.